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Fluoro-katophorite from
Bear Lake diggings (Gibson Road Western occurrence), Monmouth Township, Haliburton County, Ontario, Canada

Locality type:Diggings
Classification
Species:'Fluoro-katophorite' (not an IMA approved species)
Formula:Na(CaNa)(Mg4Al)(AlSi7O22)F2
Comments:The katophorite amphiboles was redefined in the Hawthorne et al. (2012) amphibole nomenclature report and the mineral originally reported as fluoro-katophorite is now considered to be ferri-fluoro-katophorite.
Colour:n/a
Confirmation
Validity:Erroneously Reported
References
References:F.C. Hawthorne, R. Oberti and R.F. Martin (2006) Short-range order in amphiboles from the Bear Lake diggings, Ontario. Canadian Mineralogist, 44, 1171-1179.; Joyce, D. K. (2006) Calcite Vein-Dikes of the Grenville Geological Province, Ontario, Canada. Rocks and Minerals 81:34-42
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluoro-katophorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bear Lake diggings (Gibson Road Western occurrence), Monmouth Township, Haliburton County, Ontario, Canada
 
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